Please find below a link to the Education Departments Local Improvement Plan
Further to yesterday’s power failure we can confirm that the Family Centre is open and all children should attend as normal.
Your little superheroes are learning all about recycling. We are looking for any donations of recyclable materials e.g. plastics, cardboard etc you may have to help us with our junkyard modelling. Please hand any items in to the Family Centre. Thank you.
The handbook for the forthcoming year has been uploaded onto our page. The link can be found under the tab named Handbook.
There will be continuing building works within the nursery grounds for the foreseeable future.
Please find below a letter for more details in relation to your children and their safety.
Madras Family Centre will close at the normal time today.
We will reopen on Thursday, 13th August 2015.
We would like to wish all families a very happy summer holiday and look forward to seeing all returning children and new starts when we come back.
There has been a case of mumps reported within the nursery, should you think that your immune system is compromised in any way please discuss this with your GP.
It would be appreciated if all parents could empty their child’s sandshoe bag to allow us to have these washed for next term. Thank you.
As we approach the summer holidays it has certainly been a busy time!
We had a fantastic turnout for both our graduation services and we hope that you enjoyed watching your child on their special day. All children received a book and certificate with pre schoolers also being awarded a medal.
Today we have had a magician entertain the children both morning and afternoon and this seems to have been an enjoyable experience for them.
On Friday, weather dependent we will venture into the woods for our Teddy Bears Picnic. Children will be provided with an alternative teddy bear themed snack to celebrate the end of term.
By contributing to our nursery funds you enable us to make these events possible for all children.
The staff at Madras Family Centre would like to thank parents/carers for their continued support in all our endeavours.
Madras Family Centre have invited along a magician to perform a magic show as a special treat for the children on Wednesday, 17th June, this will take place instead of gym this day. All children to come to nursery during their normal hours.
Graduation for all children will take place on 12th June at St Thomas’s Church Hall. Both children moving on to school and moving into their pre school year will take part. We hope you are able to join us on this day. All children should be dropped off at St Thomas’ church hall at 9am and 12.40pm. Parents should sign in children and return for the event at 10am and 1.30pm.
A reminder for parents that the photographer will be in the family centre tomorrow (Friday, 29th May) to take the graduation photographs for all children going to school this year.
If you require the wraparound facility throughout the summer holidays please see Mrs Armstrong or Mrs Crookshank in the office for an application form.
Please note the centre will be closed Friday, 22nd and Monday 25th May for May weekend.
We will also be closed on Tuesday, 26th May for an in service day.
Children will return to the centre on Wednesday, 27th May at their usual times.
It is Scottish Book Bug Week This Week!
To celebrate this event all chidren are invited to come to nursery on Thursday, 21st May 2015 in their pyjamas.
Please click on link below.
All parents should now have booked an appointment time with their child’s key worker if your child is in their ante pre school year or with Mrs MacLaren if your child is moving on to school. Dates for consultations for ante pre school children are as follows;
Purple Group Friday, 15th May 2015
Orange Group Monday, 18th May 2015
Blue Group Tuesday, 19th May 2015
Green Group Wednesday, 20th May 2015
Red Group Thursday, 21st May 2015